3 Injured in Big Crash Involving Carnival Ride on 605 Freeway Near Willow Street
Light Pole, Guard Rail Damaged in Long Beach Accident
Long Beach, CA (September 17, 2019) – A big rig was hauling a carnival ride in Long Beach when it overturned, injuring three people. The accident occurred on the morning of September 17 on the 605 Freeway.
The crash happened on the southbound 605 Freeway, when the big rig, which was carrying a carnival ride called the Sizzler, collided with a Toyota Corolla near Willow Street. The big rig rolled over, causing its engine block to dislodge and hit a BMW in an adjacent lane. The crash also damaged a light pole and a guard rail.
The drivers of all three vehicles suffered minor injuries. The big rig driver declined treatment, while the other two drivers were taken to a local hospital.